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History of democracy

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A democracy is a type of political system, or a system of decision-making within an institution, or organization, in which all members have the equal share to ...

HISTORY OF DEMOCRACY

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HISTORY OF DEMOCRACY including Rival systems, Athenian democracy, The people's army, The mechanics of democracy, Generals and treasurers, The ...

A brief history of democracy and its benefits, Introduction to ... - Skwirk

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Introduction. Democracy means people-power or rule by the people. The idea came from the ancient Greeks who combined the words demos (people) and ...

BBC - History - Ancient History in depth: The Democratic Experiment

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Feb 17, 2011 ... Professor Paul Cartledge reveals the roots of Western Democracy.

Democracy Is Born [ushistory.org]

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5b. Democracy Is Born. Pericles was such a great, influential ruler of Athens that the period of history during his reign has been dubbed the Age of Pericles.

What is Democracy? Definition, Types & History - LiveScience

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Jun 12, 2012 ... The basic definition of democracy: rule by the people. But democracies can be defined as parliamentary, Jacksonian, liberal, social and other ...

Origins of Democracy - JStor

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The Greeks were the first political people in the history of mankind, for they were the ... By a strange coincidence, the origins of Athenian democracy, of its name.

John Keane | Democracy – A Short History

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Jan 18, 2006 ... The beginning of wisdom in such disputes is to see that democracy, like all other human inventions, has a history. Democratic values and ...

Athenian Democracy - Ancient History Encyclopedia

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Oct 13, 2014 ... This system was democracy. Further, not only did citizens participate in a direct democracy whereby they themselves made the decisions by ...

Development of Democracy in Athens - History Link 101

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The change from monarchy to democracy in Athens was a slow process. In 1066 B.C. the last king of Athens was replaced by an archon (a chief magistrate).

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Ancient Greek Democracy - Ancient History - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Ancient Greek Democracy, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

Who invented democracy? - Quatr.us

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Apr 18, 2016 ... April 2016 - Democracy means the rule of the people (in Greek). That is where each individual person has a vote about what to do. Whatever ...

What Is a Democracy? [ushistory.org]

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The ancient Romans had a working democracy for the early part of their history. The Forum in Rome is where political meetings and votes were held. The Forum  ...